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Mark Baker

Editor's Blog: How sharp is sharp?

24 May 2018

To many sharpening is a tricky subject to master, especially when starting out. Just like any technique, it requires practice to master but I also acknowledge that process of learning is coupled with a bit of frustration until one has. But let's face it: everyone strives to make the perfect cut. Sha ...

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  • Lobster's Lair

    By Jack-In-The-Green-1

    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 7:53 PM

    Hello JJF Many thanks for your positive comments! I trust you are keeping well. Kind regardsDavid

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  • Lobster's Lair

    By JJF

    Monday, August 13, 2018 - 4:05 PM

    waouw waouw waouw, fantastic !!!

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  • Ready for Xmas?

    By Claude

    Friday, August 10, 2018 - 11:09 PM

    Nice work, Pete!Claude

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  • Ready for Xmas?

    By Pete in Welland

    Friday, August 10, 2018 - 4:38 PM

    OK I know it's a long way away but I had to try this Santa. He's 6" high and from an article in Woodcarving Illustrated by Bob Kozakiewicz. Not entirely ha...

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  • Lobster's Lair

    By Jack-In-The-Green-1

    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 9:41 PM

    Hello Ian and Claude Many thanks for taking the time to reply and your encouraging comments. I hope your both keeping well Kind regardsDavid

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  • More whittling

    By Claude

    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 5:52 PM

    They look great, Pete!Claude

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  • More whittling

    By Pete in Welland

    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 2:53 PM

    A friend of mine has just bought a new Powermatic 3520 lathe and because of it's colour named it "The Colonel" after the famous Colonel Mustard who did it ...

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  • Lobster's Lair

    By Claude

    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 1:50 AM

    Beautiful work!  The gallery obviously is looking for something else, and not considering realistic carvings as art.  Your details are fabulous; ...

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